CSM Ward Virts Concert Series: Michael K. Santana, Baritone. 3 p.m., May 4, College of Southern Maryland, Building B, Multipurpose Room, 115 J.W. Williams Road, Prince Frederick. The Ward Virts Concert Series presents the gifted and highly versatile teacher and performer of vocal music, Michael K. Santana. An adjunct instructor in music at CSM, he teaches music appreciation and is a vocal coach, accompanist and music director for CSM Theatre productions. He also is music director of the Chesapeake Choral Arts Society, a community chorus with activities throughout the year at venues in Charles County and the surrounding areas. The Ward Virts Concert Series is presented by Dr. and Mrs. Henry Virts, Edward and Patricia Mehosky and CSM. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. Limited seating. Free. 443-550-6011, firstname.lastname@example.org, or www.csmd.edu/Arts.
CSMs Spring 2014 Connections Magazine Publication Reading. 7:30 p.m., May 2, College of Southern Maryland, Center for Business and Industry 103, Dr. John M. Sine Conference Room BI-103, La Plata. Contributors to the Spring 2014 Connections Literary Magazine will read and discuss their published works. The Connections Series features award-winning contemporary writers, poets and artists who share their work with Southern Maryland residents. Free admission, no tickets required. Free admission, no tickets required. www.csmd.edu/Connections.
CSM Hosts Southern Maryland Concert Band. 8 p.m., May 3, College of Southern Maryland, Fine Arts Center, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata. “Celebrating 30 Years of Beautiful Music,” is the theme of the Southern Maryland Concert Bands spring concert. The band was formed in 1984 as an all-volunteer, non-profit, community-based ensemble of adult and student instrumentalists dedicated to performing quality concert band music for audiences in and around Southern Maryland. $5 in advance, $7 day of concert. email@example.com, 301-934-7828, www.csmd.edu/Arts.